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Prison sentence stayed in Superior heroin case
Minong man sentenced to prison for meth distribution
Dyslexia tutoring center opens in Superior
Boardwalk: County prepares for holidays, tax season
Warrants issued for men involved in bank scam
Spartan skaters win sixth straight
SHS girls rally past Ashland
SPARTAN RDP: SHS doubles up Hibbing-Chisholm
Favre: 'Never say never' to coaching Packers
UWS men snap 8-game skid
Column: Congress must reauthorize VAWA
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Legislature trying to take away powers
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Jazz extravaganza takes stage in UWS art center
WisDOT seeks young artists to depict aviation dreams
UWS band take audience 'Over Wild Solitude'
Google rolls out demo for Poplar teen's app
Library fun in the runup to the holidays
WAEA (Wisconsin Art Education Association) Art Show Recipient
Harriet M. Allen
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government and politics
November 23, 2018
City Council votes to add firefighters
The entry-level positions would start no sooner than April 1.
November 23, 2018 - 2:39pm
November 20, 2018
Board schedules public meeting on Husky Refinery investigation
The United States Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board will host a “public town hall meeting” at 10 a.m. Dec. 12 in the University of Wisconsin Superior’s Yellowjacket Union.
November 20, 2018 - 12:28pm
October 30, 2018
Wisconsin appoints election day officials
Assistant United States attorneys have been appointed to lead the Justice Department's nationwide Election Day Program on Tuesday, Nov. 6. Assistant U.S. Attorney Daniel Graber has been appointed to serve as the election officer for the Western District of Wisconsin, which covers...
October 30, 2018 - 8:14am
DCHS theater resurrects story of de facto woman president
In honor of Veterans Day and the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Versailles, which ended World War I, the Douglas County Historical Society presents "Edith Wilson." Jessica Michna performs the role of the wife of President Woodrow Wilson at 6 p.m. Nov. 9 at the DCHS,...
October 30, 2018 - 8:00am
October 26, 2018
Wisconsin starts new addiction hotline
Seeking to answer a collective cry for help from those who abuse opioids and other substances, the state of Wisconsin has started a new addiction hotline.
October 26, 2018 - 5:41pm
Douglas County offices open to trick or treaters
Halloween is Wednesday, Oct. 31. To celebrate, the Government Center and courthouse are participating in the Superior Business Improvement District's Trick or Treat Stop. On Monday, Oct. 29, children can trick or treat in participating offices from 1-4 p.m. Participating offices and...
October 26, 2018 - 9:28am
October 9, 2018
City lends hand with fall cleanup
Two free landfill days are scheduled for 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Oct. 20 and Oct. 27.
October 9, 2018 - 2:47pm
October 5, 2018
WisDOT seeks input on ADA transportation issues
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation is looking for the public's opinion on the 2018 Americans with Disabilities Act Transition Plan. Public comments on the plan will be used to help guide the department's strategy for ADA improvements moving forward. The full plan and information...
October 5, 2018 - 7:53am
October 2, 2018
OSHA cites Superior refinery after explosion
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Superior Refining Company LLC for failing to control...
October 2, 2018 - 4:13pm
OSHA cites Superior refinery after explosion
The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Superior Refining Company LLC for failing to control the use and release of highly hazardous chemicals after an explosion and fire injured several employees. The company faces $83,150 in proposed...
October 2, 2018 - 1:29pm
Protect yourself online during Cyber Security Awareness Month
To help encourage people to be vigilant and to learn how they can act to protect themselves online, Gov. Scott Walker has declared October Cyber Security Awareness Month in Wisconsin.
October 2, 2018 - 8:55am
September 22, 2018
Public Service Commission sets hearing for SWL&P rate increases
The hearing takes place at 2 p.m. Oct. 16 in Madison.
September 22, 2018 - 9:00pm
September 21, 2018
Voting is worth the sacrifice
As a person that has lived 70 years on this planet, I miss the earlier days of media. In the past, news was sometimes brought on sometimes as breaking then checked against sources for accuracy. Otherwise it had already been fact checked by the news staff. The political ads were more...
September 21, 2018 - 11:30am
New study: Speed and secrecy in lawmaking
"The length of time bills were deliberated (in the Wisconsin Legislature) dropped significantly soon after Gov. Scott Walker and Republican legislators took control in 2011," wrote investigative reporter Teodor Teofilov. In the governor's first two years in office, average deliberation...
September 21, 2018 - 11:29am
September 14, 2018
Authority OKs grant for depot redevelopment
Superior's Redevelopment Authority approved a $50,000 grant and development agreement with Winter Street and Lakewalk Brewing and Cafe Company...
September 14, 2018 - 8:13am